Comment Crew Going After Drone Tech

Categories: Blog, Cyberwarfare, Persistent Threats

An article in the New York Times by Edward Wong details the efforts of the State-supported Chinese hacking group known as the “Comment Crew” (and widely suspected to be PLA unit 61398) to surreptitiously acquire military drone technology by hacking into US Defense Contractors. These cyberespionage operations are occurring against the backdrop of a massive expansion in drone capabilities and manufacturing on the part of the Chinese military.

 

Dan Gifford- MCySec Media Manager

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